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Carol Of The Drum - Galway, Petri, Stoltzman


Release Date: 08/10/1993 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 61839   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalKatherine K. DavisFranz Xaver GruberJohn Ireland,   ... 
Performer:  Monjarret NolwenEmily MitchellRichard StoltzmanJames Galway,   ... 
Conductor:  James GalwayMartin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The ChieftainsBoys' Choir of HarlemRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 49 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes short fantasy on a basque carol. Soloist: Emily Mitchell.
Includes the bells of dublin. Ensemble: The Chieftains.
Includes winter. Ensemble: Guildhall String Ensemble. Soloist: Richard Stoltzman.
Includes short fantasy on a basque carol. Soloist: Emily Mitchell.
Includes the bells of dublin. Ensemble: The Chieftains.
Includes winter. Ensemble: Guildhall String Ensemble. Soloist: Richard Stoltzman. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
A Breton Carol by Traditional
Performer:  Monjarret Nolwen (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Chieftains
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
2.
The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Emily Mitchell (Harp)
Written: England 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Mitchell 
3.
The Little Drummer Boy "Carol of the Drum" by Katherine K. Davis
Performer:  Emily Mitchell (Harp), Emily Mitchell (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
4.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Richard Stoltzman (Clarinet)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boys' Choir of Harlem
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Sebesky 
5.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  Richard Stoltzman (Clarinet)
Written: Wales, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Wall 
6.
Ding Dong! Merrily on high by Traditional
Performer:  Richard Stoltzman (Clarinet)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Wall
This selection is based on the tune "Branle l'officiel" from Thoinot Arbeau's "Orchésographie".
This selection is based on the tune "Branle l'officiel" from Thoinot
Arbeau's "Orchésographie". 
7.
Preludes (4) for Piano: no 3, The Holy Boy by John Ireland
Performer:  James Galway (Flute)
Conductor:  James Galway
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Galway 
8.
Noel VIII by Traditional
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Overton 
9.
On Christmas Night "Sussex Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: England 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Willcocks 
10.
Silver Bells by Jay Livingston
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hampton String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Nordli
This selection was written in collaboration with Ray Evans. 
11.
Winter Wonderland by Felix Bernard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hampton String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Andrews
This selection was written in collaboration with Richard Smith. 

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